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MkIXHawk
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Re: HALO drops.
Sep 14th, 2010 at 3:34pm
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according to this calculator:
http://www.ivanpeters.com


It works out at 168 seconds.

This makes no assumptions about any horizontal component of the motion owing to the forward motion of the aircraft from which he's jumping. For maximum velocity, he should adopt a head down position
« Last Edit: Sep 16th, 2011 at 11:05pm by SHADO Librarian »  
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Re: HALO drops.
Reply #1 - Sep 14th, 2010 at 3:46pm
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Thanks!  Knew there would be someone(s) out there who could help!! Even the ICT tteacher and the Science teacher couldn' t find any info!

I can get on now and let the  plane take  off!! Grin
  

I need some air.
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